Twenty-four short stories.; A New England nun -- A village singer -- A gala dress -- The twelfth guest -- Sister Liddy -- Calla-lilies & Hannah -- Wayfaring couple -- A poetess -- Christmas Jenny -- Pot of gold -- Scent of the roses -- A solitary -- Gentle ghost -- A discovered pearl -- A village Lear -- Amanda & love -- Up Primrose hill -- Stolen Christmas -- Life everlastin' -- Innocent gamester -- Louisa -- Church mouse -- Kitchen colonel -- The revolt of "Mother." Topic: New England--Social life and customs--Fiction
The pot of gold --The cow with golden horns --Princess Rosetta and the pop-corn man --The Christmas monks --The pumpkin giant --The Christmas masquerade --Dill --The silver hen --Toby --The patchwork school --The squire's sixpence --A plain case --A stranger in the village --The bound girl --Deacon Thomas Wales's will --The adopted daughter. Topics: Fairy tales, New England--Social life and customs--Fiction
Book from Project Gutenberg: Customs and Fashions in Old New England Library of Congress Classification: F001 Topic: New England -- Social life and customs -- To 1775 Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/24159
Book from Project Gutenberg: Old New England Traits Library of Congress Classification: F001 Topics: New England -- Social life and customs, Newburyport (Mass.) -- Social life and customs Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/28013
No. 1. Curiosities of the old lottery. - no. 2. The days of the spinning-wheel in New England. - no. 3. New-England Sunday. - no. 4. Quaint and curious advertisements. - no. 5 Some strange and curious punishments. - no. 6. Literary curiosities Topics: Lotteries, Spinning, Sunday, Advertising, Punishment, Literary curiosa, New England -- Social life...
Up and down the lane.--Schoolroom and meeting-house.--The hymn-book.--Naughty children and fairy tales.--Old New England.--Glimpses of poetry.--Beginning to work.--By the river.--Mountain-friends.--Mill-girls' magazines.--Reading and studying.--From the Merrimack to the Mississippi Topics: Larcom, Lucy, 1824-1893, Authors, American -- New England, New England -- Social life and customs
Spec. Coll. copies are part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page these items, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Items are in box 20. Gray cloth; paper onlay, with titling stamped in gilt within an oak leaf border; ivory gilt-lettered paper label on spine. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986 Topics: Sunday -- History, Puritans -- New England Religious life, New England -- Social life and customs